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Fully Synthetic Oil vs Semi Synthetic Oil

Wednesday 27th February 2019

Oil is a vital part of your vehicle’s heath – it manages engine heat, reduces friction and also protects it against damaging toxins. As part of your regular car service, your vehicle’s oil will be changed. But which oil is best for your vehicle, and why? Find out the difference between using semi sy... Read More

How to tell if your clutch is slipping

Friday 15th February 2019

Maybe you’ve experienced some pedal sticking, or perhaps your vehicle is making some unfavourable noises and grumbles – it could mean that your clutch is on its way out. But what are the signs of clutches going to look out for? Find out exactly why a clutch is so vital to your driving, and how to pi... Read More

How early can I MOT my car?

Friday 15th February 2019

Often our MOT and services can creep up on us just at the wrong time – when bills are due, the rest of your summer holiday needs paying off or even when your annual car insurance also needs renewing. Perhaps you want to balance out the outgoings and get ahead of the game this year? Start by booking... Read More

Wheel Alignment or Wheel Tracking

Monday 4th February 2019

You may have heard of wheel tracking, or wheel alignment - but knowing what it actually means can help you understand how to prevent poor alignment on your own vehicle. Learn what wheel alignment is, what causes it to change, and if your car is already in need of wheel alignment today. What is whee... Read More

Coalville Welcomes Their Brand New Formula One Autocentres

Monday 4th February 2019

A brand new Formula One Autocentre has opened in Coalville, marking our first launch for 2019. Our Coalville centre opened on Wednesday 2nd January and is located just off Thornborough Rd, next to McDonalds and opposite KFC. The state-of-the-art centre is ideally situated to serve the residents of C... Read More

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